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Sign: New York - Library Walk - Quote from "Picasso on Art: A Selection of Views" by Pablo Picasso

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22 E 41st St, New York, NY 10017, USA
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Nature and art, being two different things, cannot be the same thing. Through art we express our conception of what nature is not.

Pablo Picasso (1881-1973), Picasso on Art: A Selection of Views

[Gregg LeFevre Signature]
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The Library Walk, is a venture launched in 1996 by the New York Public Library, Grand Central Partnership and New Yorker Magazine, in which are embedded in bronze plaques quotes from well-known books, or those dealing with books and literature. The panels designed by artist Gregg LeFevre were laid in 1998 from the New York Public Library building along 41st Street.

The plaque features a quote from the book by Spanish painter and sculptor Pablo Picasso, a book that is an anthology of things he said about art.

In the background of the plaque appear motifs from various paintings by Picasso.

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